Peace One Day Concert
Watch video featuring founder Jeremy Gilley and find out which acts are scheduled to appear
Pixie Lott, Imelda May, Newton Faulkner, Guillemots and Wonder Villains will join Peace One Day founder Jeremy Gilley for the opening event of the London 2012 Festival in Derry~Londonderry on June 21, with support from Peace One Day ambassador, Jude Law.
Peace One Day is the opening concert for the London 2012 Festival – a 12-week, UK-wide celebration starting on June 21 and featuring leading artists from around the world. The concert, which is one of the first major events to take place as part of the build-up to City of Culture 2013, is supported by the Northern Ireland Tourist Board. Watch video of other London 2012 events happening in Northern Ireland on NIChampions.org.
Awareness creates action and action will save lives. Music is one of the key tools we use to raise awareness of Peace Day 21 September. As well as being musical celebrations of peace, these events are an opportunity to thank all our supporters, highlight the extraordinary global Peace Day activities and promote the coming year.
To date, Peace One Day has produced seven high-profile music-driven celebrations at the Royal Albert Hall, London; Brixton Academy, London; Le Grand Rex, Paris and Le Zenith, Paris and the O2 arena London.
The Peace One Dat Concert in Derry~Londonderry will take place in the newly restored Ebrington site. The open air concert will officially open the London 2012 Festival. Tickets are now available via Ticketmaster.